Wind-up musical toys recalled due to choking hazard

Posted at 9:59 PM, Oct 19, 2017

Certain brands of wind-up musical plush toys have been recalled because they may pose a choking hazard.

This recall involves Carter’s®, Child of Mine®, Guess How Much I Love You® and Just One You® brands of wind-up musical plush toys. The toys have a metal wind-up mechanism that can be turned to play music. They were sold in variety of animal characters and colors. The model number and batch code are printed on the smallest white sewn-in label behind the care label.

The firm has received six reports of parts from the wind-up handle detaching from the toy. No injuries have been reported.

They were sold at Carter’s, Target, Walmart and other stores nationwide and online from January 2016 through August 2017 for between $11 and $20 and includes about 587,000 units.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled toys, take them away from young children and contact Kids Preferred for a free replacement toy.  

For a list of models affected, click here.